Books tagged: childhood

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Black and White Love
Pre-release—available September 22, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Have you ever loved as deeply as Alice loves Tom? And have you ever loved as deeply as Tom loves Alice? To find out, you have to read this book till the very end, because only at the very end it reveals its true identity, and you turn back to look at what you have just experienced, and how blind you were, reading about Tom's and Alice's story.
Dry Rot
Price: Free! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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Before the sun shows itself in the sky, James is awake and ready. He was never supposed to go back, not after what happened. Despite the risk, the fear of danger isn't enough to make him forget--the last thing he wants is to forget. He's ready to go back, and he's prepared to finish what they started.
Mirror Image Shattered: A Twin’s True Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
This is a true story spanning almost 50 years, fuelled by events that are unique and horrifying. But my incredible story may offer insight on how the mind works under extreme conditions. A page-a-day diary between 1977 and 1988 has been used as part of the account. Certain readers may find some of the content unsettling.
The Password Is Wishpers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
A teacher and her young students use whispers and wishes to turn a school lockdown into something positive — a quiet journey of the imagination and a lesson on treasuring childhood regardless of the situation.
Ghost Dogs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
"I see dead dogs." As a toddle Jamie begins seeing ghost dogs but is unable to describe what he's seeing until later on. Growing up with this gift has its ups and downs; and a unique responsibility to do something good with it.
Odyssey Uncharted – a World War II Childhood Adventure and Education Wrapped in mid-20th Century History
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,820. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Japanese invasion forces Flemming's evacuation from Malaya to Australia and eventually a perilous voyage home to Denmark. At school in England he leads a mutiny. Vacations surviving terrorist attacks in Malaya, meeting King Sobhuza of Swaziland, confronting apartheid. Cambridge years trigger rejection of religion, popular preconceptions and dogma before tackling the world of reality and risk.
Le garçon de carton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: French. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
La vie d'un coopérant est bouleversée après sa rencontre d'un garçon travaillant dans une usine de carton.
In No Particular Order: A Memoir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
A memoir-in-vignettes by novelist Kevin Brennan (Parts Unknown, Yesterday Road), demonstrating that life is a kaleidoscope of individual moments.
Blind Courage
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
As a small boy in the 1920s, David Ronald Johnston was blinded when a dental procedure went horribly wrong. That did not stop him living a remarkably full life, he took on senior positions within Oxfam, beating 500 other candidates to win the post of Regional Organiser. His daughter Linda has written this book as a tribute to her father.
The Encounter
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
A little girl has an unusual encounter which changed her life. The results of which were not fully acknowledged until well into adulthood.